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    The Best Manufacturing Websites Use These 4 Ways to Increase Traffic

    Today, to new and potential customers, a good business website is often the face of a company. It represents your business to a worldwide audience, answers customer queries, and should help generate leads. A great-looking website isn't enough if it can’t attract adequate traffic to it. The best manufacturing websites have mastered several ways to increase traffic on their sites.

    Topics: SEO PPC Social Media Email Marketing Content Marketing Manufacturing increasing website traffic Lead Generation Brand Awareness

    5 Tips for Manufacturing Website Redesign Success

    Once users land on your website, you have 10 seconds to show them the value your company offers before they leave. If you’re reading this, perhaps that’s happened all too often on your company’s website. Understanding how to execute a manufacturing website redesign (or any industry, really) that will interest and engage prospects will allow you to capture their attention in those first 10 seconds, turning them into leads and hopefully customers one day.

    Topics: Websites Design Manufacturing

    Manufacturing Trade Show Ideas for Making the Perfect Follow-Up Email

    In a world that seems to be endlessly moving toward digital, manufacturers know that there's still a shred or two of value in old-fashioned face-to-face relationship building. In your world, a real handshake still means something.

    Topics: Email Marketing Manufacturing

    How Often Should You Blog for Business?

    In the world of online branding there’s lots of advice to be had from veteran bloggers, marketing firms, and the like. But if there’s one question that’s tough to get a straight answer on, it’s “How often should you blog for business?

    Topics: Strategy Blogging

    B2B Brand Awareness Strategy -- The Impact of Modern SEO

    The purpose of search engine optimization (SEO) is to attract web traffic from users who bring with them an inherent interest in your brand, product, or service. However, your brand’s reach, image, and authority can also be improved by SEO efforts when done right. Understanding modern SEO is as impactful as ever on your B2B brand awareness.

    Topics: SEO B2B Brand Awareness

    How to Manage a Blog: 8 Starter Tips for Manufacturers (or Any Biz)

    Starting a blog? One of the easiest things in the world. It’s so easy, it’s become a standard punchline in jokes made at the expense of the unemployed. Knowing how to manage a blog successfully? No small endeavor. It requires work, patience, cunning, and juggling responsibilities.

    Topics: Blogging Manufacturing

    #Hashtag: Trade Show Ideas to Double Your Social Media Following

    By now, you’ve probably heard social media is supposed to be this treasure trove of free and cheap advertising. But if you’re like a lot of manufacturers and other folks who frequent trade shows, you’re still waiting for the evidence. Well, don’t give up just yet. And, don’t assume what you’ve been doing up until now hasn’t been working -- you just need a few more trade show ideas that connect with modern buyers.

    Topics: Social Media Brand Awareness

    A History Lesson in Marketing

    Sometimes marketers think of great ideas...sometimes they think of bad ideas. Most of them have same goals however...get you to do something. If you come across a marketer that doesn't want to talk about goals you should talk to someone else! One thing is for certain, the way we do marketing has changed DRAMATICALLY! Take a look at this infographic from Hubspot. What type of marketing are you most responsive to as a consumer? Do you even know?

    Topics: More Inbound Marketing

    Jeremy Callinan Leaves protocol 80

    One of the founding partners of protocol 80, Inc. is no longer an owner or an employee. Please join us in wishing Jeremy Callinan luck with his new career path. Jeremy has taken a permanent position with one of protocol 80's longstanding clients doing programming work. He has worked with this client as a contractor since 2009 so the transition should be fairly smooth.

    Topics: Close SEO PPC Websites News Strategy Design More Attract Mobile Content Marketing Inbound Marketing

    protocol 80 Office in Bradford, PA

    It's no secret, we are a small business just like many of you. We are happy to have finally been able to have our own office located in East Bradford, PA! Our building was a church many many years ago and more recently was used by a small business to engineer electrical things for the medical industry. Below is a photo from the Bradford Era of our office from 1949 when it was the 2nd Free Methodist Church.

    Topics: Close SEO PPC Websites News Strategy Design More Attract Mobile Content Marketing Inbound Marketing